Helsinki, 11 May, 2005
Human Technology: A New Journal on Humans in ICT Environments
Newly established Human Technology is an interdisciplinary, multiscientific journal focusing on the human role in our modern technological world. The journal provides a forum for innovative and original research on timely and relevant topics with the goal of revealing current issues regarding the human dimension of evolving technologies, and then providing new ideas and effective solutions for addressing the challenges.
Focusing on both everyday and vocational life, the journal is equally interested in the social, psychological, educational, cultural, philosophical, cognitive scientific, and communication aspects of human-centered technology. Special attention shall be paid to information and communication technology themes that will serve to create a holistic human dimension in the future information society.
Human Technology will publish reports of empirical work, theoretical analyses and reviews. It will feature guest editors and thematic issues and will publish individual research and peer-reviewed commentaries. Discussion and debate is encouraged regarding controversial themes. There are no restrictions on the background of authors and published papers will reflect high scientific standards. Human Technology will be of interest to scientists as well as commercial entities working to create a human-centered technological world.
The journal is offered online without a subscription fee.